Reliability and Failure Analysis Engineer

  • Location
    Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Category
    Electronics jobs
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Shift Type
    Afternoon
  • External Reference
    JN-022020-119518

I am currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity with a leading Global Infrastructure solutions provider for a Reliability and Failure Analysis Engineer (permanent)

Job Context :

Taking the challenge to embrace the fast-changing optoelectronic industry!
Responsible for reliability strategy of R&D and product development projects of cutting edge optoelectronic technology for telecommunication industry;
Responsible for development and execution of reliability test plan for next generation optoelectronic devices;
Responsible for identification of device weakness and reliability risk;
Responsible for reliability improvement proposal to Project/Design/Process teams.
Liaising role between Reliability Team and Project Team/other reliability team worldwide

Main Responsibilities
Defining burn-in, validation and qualification test programmes for a range of optoelectronic devices;
Reliability measurements of devices;
Analysis of reliability test data;
Failure analysis;
Manage assigned tasks and deliver them to agreed cost and time budgets;
Take part in required internal and external technical training program;
Any other ad hoc duty as requested by the Validation Manager.

Skills/Qualifications
Essential
PhD in a relevant semiconductor/material or device design topic;
In-depth knowledge of III-V optoelectronic device physics;
Demonstrable experience of data analysis;
Willingness to travel as required on occasion;
Flexible attitude to working hours.

Desirable
Academic and/or Industry experience in III-V semiconductor optoelectronic device reliability and/or failure analysis principles and methods;
Experience of failure analysis in other semiconductor industry sectors;
Knowledge of fabricating process of III-V optoelectronic device;
Project management skills and people management skill;
Optoelectronic industry reliability standard;
ISO9001 or equivalent Quality Management System.

Personal Attributes
Able to work calmly under pressure and to tight deadlines;
Proactive and innovative team player who is also capable of working independently;
Displays a positive approach to working and actively seeks to share ideas and information with colleagues;
Able to demonstrate attention to detail;
Good communication and interpersonal skills;
Ability to ensure prioritisation of workloads dovetails with the needs of the business;

Additional Information
Candidates must be eligible to, and hold all relevant finalised paperwork, to live and work in the UK. Copies of Passports and Visas will be requested.


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